Coronation - George VI

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  • Reference
      GB 2856 (NEW)LT000474/002
  • Former Reference
      GB 2856 LT000012/416 Part2/1/Series2/05/430/1a LN000236/007
  • Dates of Creation
      25 Mar 1936-18 Oct 1937
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  • Physical Description
      1 folder(s)
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Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda and extracts from minutes concerning arrangements for the coronation including details of expenditure on maps and literature, passenger traffic in stations, measures to control passenger traffic and congestion, openings and closures of stations, and a summary of letters of appreciation for the help, services and facilities of transport officials. Also includes details of the rehearsal of the procession, special travel services and facilities, decorations and the impact of a bus strike, and references to the coronation arrangements for Edward VIII.

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